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Product Owner - Telematics or Connected Vehicle Services

  • Location: Plano, Collin, Texas, 75024
  • Salary: 65.0
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Function: Agile
  • Job Ref: 209978

This international network integration leader has an immediate 6-12+ month contract opportunity (with strong chance for extension) in Plano, TX for a Product Owner. Will be working remotely initially but must be available to work onsite in Plano, TX in the future.

Responsibilities include:

  • Responsible for RFI/RFQ, prototyping, spec writing, contract negotiation, roadmap definition and supplier management.

  • Research and identify industry trends of connected vehicle .

  • SME (Subject Matter Expert) Telematics or Connected Technologies or IoT technologies.

  • Collaborate and contribute to technical spec writing of product and services within the said domain.

  • Communicate with Tier 1 suppliers on head unit improvement points

  • Willingness to participate in after hour support meetings as required.

  • Participate in Agile ceremonies including daily standup, sprint planning, sprint refinement and sprint demo.

  • Report impediments and/or enhancement opportunities to Toyota management.

  • Responsible for the end to end customer experience assigned products from vision, development, launch, profitability, competitiveness to quality assurance and release.

  • Complete project objectives in time to meet vehicle and other milestones in alignment with product launch or other relevant cycles.

  • Adapt new technologies, tools, processes from the organization as needed.

  • Lead audit material preparation and reporting activities for functional area.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Minimum 5 years of experience in spec development of head unit systems, preferably (related but not limited to) Telematics or Connected

  • Ability to articulate and dissect complex issues into simple and meaningful format.

  • Experience in translating requirements into test artifacts and evaluate for expected behavior.

  • Understanding of software testing lifecycle in Agile and Waterfall methodology.

  • Experience working in a dynamic environment including multiple parties such as Toyota team members, business partners and external suppliers

  • Over The air update knowledge/prior experience highly preferred

  • Have Technical and Product Management skills to communicate and drive suppliers.

  • Ability to work closely with design, software, firmware, testing and manufacturing teams.

  • Automotive experience preferred

  • Education qualification: Bachelor’s degree

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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